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Astral’s film fund to help promote Canadian productions on the world’s stage

TORONTO – Astral’s private film fund has launched a new marketing program designed to help promote Canada’s most internationally successful projects.For its inaugural year, the program will focus on Canadian feature film projects that have made it into major international film festivals. While these projects may or may not have the support of a Canadian distributor for their domestic release, they must lack the support of a foreign sales agent, the announcement detailed. Through the Harold Greenberg Fund, Astral will provide up to $10,000 per selected project, (though the applicant may also include other financing sources in their budget), in order...